Job Code - EC0912
R&D Director – interconnect systems – Chicago, Ill
As a member of the Executive team the R&D Director will supervise the development of
interconnect systems, sensors, power systems, and thermal management for automotive, medical, and aerospace.
He / she will provide technology direction and expertise to integrate world class manufacturing with next generation design across multi-plant manufacturing and design teams.
The products include EV electrical distribution and connections, along with thermal management products and battery cell products..
• He / She will drive global development for IATF 16949 certification .
• In addition, the Director will be the catalyst for technology partnerships for advanced materials, manufacturing innovations, electronics integration
• Leadership over Global Design Guides to aid customers in the planning for next generation electrical component and sub-systems
Manage the Deign, R&D, and document control teams to effectively deliver new products capabilities and technology.
Main Sr. Engineering interface for the companies largest customers to maintain satisfaction and to further develop business relationships.
High level ability to manage and lead diverse and cross-functional technical teams.
Education / Experience
Masters in Engineering ( Mechanical or Electrical ) and a MBA would be a plus.
15 + years of technical management with 5 or more years in a leadership role
In depth experience in interconnect technology with success in EV or medical disciplines
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